The cheapest times to fly from OAK to MKE are
- January 1st to February 25th
- August 6th to December 16th (except the weeks of November 19th and November 26th)
based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from OAK to MKE is late October to early November. Prices can be as high as $1437 for Sunday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $334 for Tuesday flights around late October to early November.
When to Fly to Milwaukee
Flying from Oakland, CA (OAK) to Milwaukee, WI (MKE) will usually cost between $347 to $671 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October to early November with an average ticket price of $351. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $685. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $333 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $407 can be considered a good price for a round-trip OAK to MKE flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the OAK to MKE route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the OAK to MKE flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Oakland. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $114 (22%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $397. Return trip prices are from the MKE to OAK flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from OAK to MKE can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 17 minutes may not be realistic.
Alternative Nearby Airports
Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from OAK to MKE while comparing.
- 67 miles (108 km) away from MKE
- Usually 11.07% less expensive than MKE
- Nonstop flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from OAK to MKE? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from General Mitchell International Airport to Metropolitan Oakland International Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 1830 miles or 2945 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from OAK to MKE?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop OAK to MKE flight is about 4 hour 17 minutes.
How many flights go between Oakland, CA and Milwaukee, WI?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 81 available flights from OAK to MKE.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Metropolitan Oakland International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||General Mitchell International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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